There’s Still Time to Profit From This Renewable Energy Technology

by G.S Early
Submitted by Wall St. Daily as part of our contributors program   There’s Still Time to Profit From This Renewable Energy Technology Among the many secrets to successful investing, one of the most powerful is to identify promising sec...
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Kimberly-Clark Earnings Preview: Baby Care And Consumer Tissue Will Witness Margin Expansion

by Trefis Team
Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB) is set to release its results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2014 on Monday, April 21. The manufacturer of Kleenex tissues registered organic sales growth of 4% in 2013, achieving the mid-point of its guidance. Whi...
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UnitedHealth’s Results Meet Expectations But ACA Implementation Affects Bottom Line

by Trefis Team
UnitedHealth Group’s (NYSE:UNH) first quarter earnings were about in line with market expectations, but the health insurer’s stock tumbled after management acknowledged the headwinds associated with  implementation of the Affordable Care Ac...
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IBM Earnings: Revenues Decline As Hardware Sales Continue To Disappoint

by Trefis Team
International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) posted its Q1 results on April 16. The company reported a decline in revenues due to cross currency headwinds and low demand for its servers. While the revenues declined by 3.9% year on year to $22.484 ...
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Revlon Earnings Preview: Expect Subdued Color Cosmetics Sales, Robust Sales Contribution From TCG

by Trefis Team
Mass market cosmetics manufacturer Revlon (NYSE:REV) is expected to report its Q1FY14 earnings on April 21. In the current quarter, we expect an acceleration in sales growth from the consolidation of Revlon with the recently acquired The Colomer ...
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China Unicom’s Profit Rises 74% On Revenue Growth In 3G/4G & Broadband

by Trefis Team
China Unicom ‘s (NYSE:CHU) net profit shot up 74% year-over-year (y-o-y) to RMB 3.3 billion ($536 million) in Q1 2014 on solid sales growth in the mobile and broadband businesses. Mobile service revenue grew by over 15% y-o-y to RMB 40.7 bi...
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Netflix Earnings Preview: Euphoria Of Q4 2013 To Subside In Q1 2014

by Trefis Team
Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) will release its Q1 2014 earnings on April 21, given the recent performance of the stock, the earnings will be under watchful scrutiny  Last month, we wrote an analysis talking about the disconnect between the company’...
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SAP Q1FY14 Quick Take: On-Premise Revenues Contract, On-Demand Sales Accelerate

by Trefis Team
First quarter results for SAP AG (NYSE:SAP), reported on April 17, fell short of analyst expectations. The German software developer reported IFRS revenues of €3.7 billion compared to our estimate of €3.8 billion. Consensus first quarter estimate...
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Google Earnings: Revenue Grows But Disappoints Market

by Trefis Team
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) posted its first quarter results on April 16. The company reported 19% year-on-year growth in revenues to $15.42 billion, which were in line with our expectations. Its operating income from continuing operations grew by appr...
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PepsiCo Rides On Growth In Frito-Lay And Developing Markets In The First Quarter

by Trefis Team
Snacks and beverage behemoth,  PepsiCo (NYSE:PEP) reported solid Q1 results on April 17, beating consensus estimates. While analyst expected revenues of $12.4 billion and $0.75 earnings per share, the company generated $12.62 billion in sales and...
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Here’s How We Value Green Mountains And Coca-Cola’s Partnership

by Trefis Team
In February, Keurig Green Mountain (NASDAQ:GMCR) announced its partnership with The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO), as part of which the beverage giant would acquire a 10% stake in Green Mountain for $1.25 billion. Following the news, Green Mountai...
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Cliffs’ Earnings Preview: Lower Iron Ore And Coal Prices Likely to Impact Results

by Trefis Team
Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) is expected to announce its first quarter earnings sometime next week. Lower prevailing iron ore and metallurgical coal prices in the first quarter of the year as compared to the corresponding period last year ...
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CSX’s Earnings Dip Due To Cold Weather Related Disruptions

by Trefis Team
CSX Corporation’s (NYSE:CSX) revenue grew 2% in the first quarter of 2014 to just cross $3 billion due to growth in its intermodal and merchandise shipments. However, its net earnings fell drastically owing to the higher operating costs dri...
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Intuitive Surgical Earnings Preview: Preliminary Q1 Results Indicate Disappointing Quarter

by Trefis Team
Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG) released its preliminary first quarter 2014 financial results last week. The results were disappointing and as a result the company’s stock has stumbled almost 15% since the announcement. The robotic surgica...
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Harley-Davidson Earnings Preview: Volumes To Rise, Restructuring And Start-Up Costs To Impact Margins

by Trefis Team
Leading manufacturer of heavyweight motorcycles,  Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) is scheduled to announce its Q1 earnings on April 22. The company is expected to gain from growth in developing markets and stabilizing European markets. In addition, we...
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